What were the major accomplishments of the civil rights movement and what challenges remain?

Videos from Françoise N. Hamlin

Who were the enslaved people in the British North American colonies?
  • August 26, 2013
How is racial inequality rooted in the founding of the United States?
  • August 26, 2013
Why didn’t the Declaration of Independence extend rights to enslaved people?
  • August 26, 2013
Why did colonists in the British North American colonies support the institution of slavery?
  • August 26, 2013
What was life like for free blacks in the British North American colonies?
  • August 26, 2013
How did black Southerners resist Jim Crow?
  • March 23, 2012
What was life like for black people in the South under Jim Crow?
  • March 23, 2012
Why is it difficult to say when the civil rights movement began and ended?
  • March 23, 2012
Why is it important for high school students to learn about the civil rights movement?
  • March 23, 2012
Who are you and what do you do?
  • March 23, 2012
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